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Wat Rong Khun

| Pa O Don Chai Subdistrict, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand
0-5367-3579-0-5367-3967-0-5367-3539
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  • Average7%
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| Pa O Don Chai Subdistrict, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saw this awesome temple as part of a group tour booked through our guesthouse. The beauty of this was that our guide pointed us in the right direction to see the cool artwork. Although hard to miss from the outside the modern art is almost...More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Probably our second best day out in Chiang Rai. The artists are obviously extremely talented, tip, go behind and see them work!

Thank soniabettinson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take your time and wander through some rather obscure art work. Best toilet block im sure you will ever see !! Dont forget to pay to get across the bridge......

1  Thank Scotty M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the coolest temple of them all. I have nothing more to say really. The mix of pop culture with tradition in this glimmering white temple... slightly macabre. Pay attention to the details in the work!

Thank See J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing temple. Fantastic place to see and take some great photos. BUT the idiots in charge blow their whistle and yell at you as soon as you take a step backwards. So if you are taking photos and plan on skipping a place you want...More

Thank Ben R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took local bus from the old bus terminal just 5 mins away from the night bazaar. It's definitely a very good experience and the bus fare is just 20 batt. Tell the money collector you want to drop off at white temple and she...More

Thank Ho C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are a lot of weird and freaky sculptures and atchitecture all over the place - and I loved it. I would definitely recommend seeing this temple when visiting Chiang Rai. We got a tuk tuk from the bus station close to the night bazaar...More

Thank Licia R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such an amazing bit of architecture. We enjoyed walking around and photographing all aspects of this temple. Amazing workmanship and so very worth the trip.

Thank sandyleeh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wat Rong Khun is definitely a must visit when you're in Chiang Rai but beware - if you hate touristy spots, definitely it is not your cup of tea. Was being pushed by unethical tourists and didn't even have a good spot for picture.

1  Thank Elton H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing!!! My visit to Wat Rong Khun was unbeatable. Pictures do this temple no justice. You have to see it for yourself! Make sure to wear long pants when you visit if you are a female.

Thank AdrienneHein
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Arturo P
4 April 2017|
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Response from Robert J | Reviewed this property |
The White temple is not at Chiang Mai its at Chiang Rai a little over 3 hours away. I would recommend you take the government bus to Chiang Rai and from there take a taxi. The government bus has 3 classes, take the highest... More
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Itazura
29 March 2017|
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Response from Douglas N | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure of the pre-history of the white temple location. I believe it is a actual temple. You are required to cover up, remove shoes and hats like all the other wats we visited The place is not finished yet. They are... More
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Boxerlime
21 February 2017|
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Response from rarerose333 | Reviewed this property |
I took the blue bus for 20Bath to Wat Rong Khun.
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